It’s the Christmas break, which means there’s literally no better time to take a few days out of life, lock the doors, order Uber-Eats and binge watch some of the best Netflix shows. Instead of making you sit and scroll through Netflix for hours then end up re-watching something you’ve already seen (we’ve all been there) we’ve curated the perfect list of Netflix shows to binge.
From classics like The Good Wife with plenty of episodes to get you through the day, to newbies like Body Guard with a short burst of screen perfection. All completely binge worthy, we can assure you. So sit back, get that food ready and prepare for the best day ever.
House of Cards
A story of US Presidency and the lengths people will go to get there. Follow along as Francis and Claire Underwood work their way up through the ranks until they’re sitting pretty in the White House. Dark drama, political scheming and murders.
The Haunting of Hill House
A chilling, suspenseful and heart pounding series about a family stuck in a series of haunting events. After investigating ghost stories for his recent novel, Steven, a supernatural sceptical receives a call from his sister that sparks a chain of events that suck in his entire family. You might want to watch this one during the day.
The Good Wife
An absolute classic and highly underrated. The Good Wife shadows the rocky life of Alicia, recently returning to work as an attorney after raising her two kids and coming under fire from her husband’s corruption scandal. Watch closely as she works her way up in a successful law firm, from entry level attorney to a law firm partner and eventually running her own firm – an absolute girl boss tale.
Maniac is a dark and psychological drama starring Jonah Hill and Emma Stone. The two characters, Annie and Owen are drawn together during the late stages of a mysterious three-day pharmaceutical trial, testing pills that claim to solve any problems the 12 subjects have including Annie’s schizophrenia.
Richard Madden plays a war veteran who is assigned the body guard of a politician who was the main proponent the conflict he fought during the war. Watch in suspense as David Budd, the PTSD-affected former soldier, fights his way around London, not knowing who to trust.